Tag Archives: Member of Parliament

Pilot Programme to run two wheelers on CNG launched

In a major step to curb rising air pollution in Indian cities, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (I/C) Shri Dharmendra Pradhan and Minister of State (I/C) for Environment, Forests & Climate Change Shri Prakash Javadekar launched first of its kind Pilot Programme in the country to run two wheelers on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in New Delhi.… Read More

More than one lakh connections released under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Sh Dharmendra Pradhan held a review meeting on implementation of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana in the State of Uttar Pradesh with all District Nodal Officers (DNOs) of state through video conference. The meeting in New Delhi was also attended by top officials of three Oil Marketing Companies and senior … Read More

Suresh Prabhu launches Tiger Express train on World Environment Day

Indian Railways news update: In terms of Budget Announcement 2016-17, Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhu  flagged off the inaugural run of the Tiger Trail Circuit Train from Delhi Safdarjung Station. Shri Suresh Prabhu who was on tour to Mumbai, flagged off this train through video conferencing between Mumbai and Delhi.

Several dignitaries were… Read More

CII Annual Session 2016 panelists agree on need to work for strong & united India

At a session on ‘Can we have a common national agenda for India@75?’ at the CII Annual Session 2016 with ‘Building National Competitiveness’ as the theme in New Delhi today, participants from diverse political parties shared their views for building India. The session was chaired by Mr Rajan Navani, Chairman, CII’s India@75 Council and Managing… Read More

Dharmendra Pradhan dedicates 36 new CNG stations in Delhi & NCR

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum & Natural Gas Shri Dharmendra Pradhan dedicated 36 new CNG stations located in Delhi and NCR to the public. 30 out of these stations have been installed by Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) at the retail outlets of Oil Marketing Companies like Indian Oil, BPCL and HPCL. 3 stations by Haryana City gas … Read More

Suresh Prabhu flags off Gatimaan Express- India’s first semi high-speed Train

In keeping with the budgetary proposal, Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off India’s first semi high-speed train Gatimaan Express capable of running at a maximum speed of 160 kmph,  at a ceremony held at Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway station.  The launch of this train heralds a new era of high speed rail travel in India.  Railway … Read More

Governing Body and Institute Body meetings of Bhubaneswar AIIMS

“I assure you all support from the Ministry for your endeavours towards tertiary healthcare services to the people”. This was stated by the Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare Shri J P Nadda as he presided over the Governing Body and Institute Body meetings of AIIMS Bhubaneswar.

The Health Minister stated that financial powers have been devolved… Read More

New portal of Community Radio Network

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh formally launched the new portal of community radio network during the inaugural session of one-day seminar organized by “Federation of Community Radio Stations”.… Read More

1st Home of India Handloom Brand – exhibition cum sale inaugurated

Union Textiles Minister, Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar at inauguration of Handloom Expo said that he wanted to take India Handloom Brand to the entire country. In order to make handloom products more popular in the current scenario, it becomes imperative to produce good quality, defect-free handloom fabrics with good colour-fastness that do not contain harmful… Read More

Uniform ID Card for Persons with Disabilities to be issued within a year

Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment has announced that the process of implementing a Uniform ID has already been started and all steps are being taken to complete the same within one year. He was here to inaugurate the Modular Operation Theatre  at the Swami Vivekanad National Institute of Rehabilitation Training… Read More

New Unit of ALIMCO at Ujjain by 2018

The Rs 15-Crore Project funded by the central government has already been provided with required land by the state government.  He said that this factory will ensure timely supply of high-end Aids and Assistive devices, and prosthetics developed by Ottobock (Germany) to needy beneficiaries of Madhya Pradesh and nearby states. He also added that the beneficiaries… Read More